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Feature: Chinese design in spotlight at Milan Fashion Week


Chinese design is in the spotlight at Milan Fashion Week, one of the biggest indicators of global fashion and design.

French man charged for streaming child rape videos from the Philippines

A man has been charged with ordering videos of rapes and sexual assaults, some of them on children, broadcast live from the Philippines, a French prosecutor said on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2019/3/4 18:38:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You will have to stay on the defensive today if you want to avoid someone taking advantage of your friendly nature. It's okay to help others, but not if it comes at your own expense. Activities that allow you to use your imagination and create will be highlighted. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 6, 16, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/4 16:13:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/3/4 16:08:39

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Happy birthday: Although you may have strong opinions about a particular subject, there is no point wasting your time arguing with someone who has already made up their mind. Your energies will be best spent elsewhere. Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 7, 12, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/3 15:08:40

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Source: Global Times | 2019/3/3 15:08:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 19:18:40

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Happy birthday: Take some time out this weekend to plan out everything you want to accomplish this month. This will help you better prioritize where you should focus your energies first. An unexpected encounter will lead to a surprise trip. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 6, 14, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 19:13:40

Rise of social media marketing in China has unexpected consequences

Nowadays, many companies have turned to social media to promote their products or stores due to the media's huge influence, especially among young consumers. This is no truer than in China, where advertisements and pop-up windows abound on every webpage and app in an effort to bring in young internet savvy consumers, who end up chatting with friends about the latest cool product. For many of these young netizens in China, checking out the restaurants and shops that everyone is talking about online has become something of a lifestyle in and of itself.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 18:08:41

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Take care that success does not make you complacent. You will need to continually take on new challenges if you truly want to reach new heights in your career. A friendship is about to be put to the test. Your lucky numbers: 2, 4, 5, 10, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 17:23:41

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Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 17:23:40

US man's Holiday Inn retirement plan goes viral across the internet

US seniors seeking to retire on the cheap have a new source of inspiration: a Texas man who outlined how spending one's golden years in Holiday Inn hotels could avoid costly nursing home fees.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/27 17:48:40

Glory and disgrace

Sir Stamford Raffles is best remembered as the founder of modern-day Singapore, but a new exhibition sheds light on less well-known exploits of a man also criticized as a disobedient adventurer and bloodthirsty imperialist.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/27 17:43:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Your sensitive intuition will turn you into a human lie detector today. No one will be able to pull the wool over your eyes, making this a great time to negotiate contracts and close deals. Conditions are right for high-earning investments. Your lucky numbers: 4, 7, 9, 11, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/27 17:38:42